Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 103 76
Rank change year-on-year -58 -27 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 107 197 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.50% 2.75% 3.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.67% 8.77% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 96 185 266
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £30,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £49,500 £48,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -6.25%

SQL Server 2008 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,887 2,247 3,082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 26.39% 31.37% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,646 2,005 2,512
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -66 70 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Wetherby +4 9 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Bradford -14 6 £47,500 +5.56%
Huddersfield +2 5 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Bingley - 4 £32,500 -
Halifax +16 3 £38,750 -3.13% 2
Brighouse - 3 £38,000 -
Ilkley - 3 £42,500 -
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 107 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 80 (74.77%) SQL
3 49 (45.79%) T-SQL
4 48 (44.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (41.12%) Microsoft
6 37 (34.58%) .NET
7 34 (31.78%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (31.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 30 (28.04%) C#
9 27 (25.23%) Windows
9 27 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (23.36%) ETL
10 25 (23.36%) SQL Server 2016
11 22 (20.56%) Visual Studio
12 21 (19.63%) MVC
12 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET
12 21 (19.63%) IIS
13 19 (17.76%) SQL Server 2014
13 19 (17.76%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (16.82%) Disaster Recovery
14 18 (16.82%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (14.95%) SQL Server 2005
15 16 (14.95%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (14.02%) JavaScript
16 15 (14.02%) VB
16 15 (14.02%) Active Directory
17 14 (13.08%) MS Exchange
17 14 (13.08%) VMware
17 14 (13.08%) High Availability

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (19.63%) IIS
2 14 (13.08%) MS Exchange
3 13 (12.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (12.15%) SharePoint
4 10 (9.35%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.80%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.93%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.93%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.80%) GitHub
3 2 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.93%) Office 365
4 1 (0.93%) SaaS
4 1 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.15%) DNS
2 12 (11.21%) DHCP
3 4 (3.74%) HTTP
4 3 (2.80%) FTP
5 2 (1.87%) Firewall
5 2 (1.87%) Internet
5 2 (1.87%) LAN
5 2 (1.87%) MPLS
5 2 (1.87%) SAN
5 2 (1.87%) SSL
5 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.87%) VPN
5 2 (1.87%) WAN
6 1 (0.93%) BGP
6 1 (0.93%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.93%) IPsec
6 1 (0.93%) OSPF
6 1 (0.93%) VoIP
6 1 (0.93%) VPLS
6 1 (0.93%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (44.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (31.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (23.36%) SQL Server 2016
5 19 (17.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 18 (16.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (14.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (11.21%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (10.28%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (9.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (8.41%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (5.61%) MS Access
13 3 (2.80%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
14 2 (1.87%) Data Mining
14 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
14 2 (1.87%) QlikView
15 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
15 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.93%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 22 (20.56%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.80%) Bitbucket
3 3 (2.80%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.87%) Moq
4 2 (1.87%) MSTest
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (10.28%) Finance
2 10 (9.35%) Advertising
3 8 (7.48%) Law
3 8 (7.48%) Retail
4 3 (2.80%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (39.25%) Developer
2 22 (20.56%) DBA
2 22 (20.56%) SQL DBA
3 18 (16.82%) Analyst
4 15 (14.02%) .NET Developer
5 12 (11.21%) SQL Analyst
5 12 (11.21%) SSIS Developer
6 11 (10.28%) Support Analyst
7 10 (9.35%) SQL Support Analyst
7 10 (9.35%) Technical Analyst
8 9 (8.41%) Applications Support
8 9 (8.41%) Azure Engineer
8 9 (8.41%) Project Engineer
8 9 (8.41%) Senior DBA
8 9 (8.41%) Senior SQL DBA
8 9 (8.41%) Software Analyst
8 9 (8.41%) Software Support Analyst
8 9 (8.41%) SQL Developer
8 9 (8.41%) SQL Server DBA
9 8 (7.48%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (34.58%) .NET
2 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET
3 12 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (11.21%) HTML
4 11 (10.28%) CSS
5 8 (7.48%) .NET Framework
6 7 (6.54%) Classic ASP
7 6 (5.61%) Entity Framework
8 4 (3.74%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (3.74%) jQuery
8 4 (3.74%) JSON
9 3 (2.80%) HTML5
9 3 (2.80%) WCF
9 3 (2.80%) XML
10 2 (1.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (1.87%) Web Services
10 2 (1.87%) WinForms
11 1 (0.93%) SAP Basis
11 1 (0.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Data Centre
1 11 (10.28%) Replication
1 11 (10.28%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.35%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.41%) PKI
4 8 (7.48%) Clustering
5 6 (5.61%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.80%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Fintech
7 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.23%) Windows
2 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (12.15%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.74%) Linux
6 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.93%) SUSE
6 1 (0.93%) Unix
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.78%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (23.36%) ETL
4 21 (19.63%) MVC
5 19 (17.76%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (16.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (14.95%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (13.08%) High Availability
9 13 (12.15%) Analytics
10 12 (11.21%) Coaching
10 12 (11.21%) Data Analysis
11 11 (10.28%) Mentoring
11 11 (10.28%) Problem Management
12 10 (9.35%) ERP
13 9 (8.41%) B2B
13 9 (8.41%) Customer Requirements
14 8 (7.48%) Database Security
14 8 (7.48%) Load Balancing
14 8 (7.48%) Scrum
14 8 (7.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 80 (74.77%) SQL
2 49 (45.79%) T-SQL
3 30 (28.04%) C#
4 15 (14.02%) JavaScript
4 15 (14.02%) VB
5 8 (7.48%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.74%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.74%) VBA
7 1 (0.93%) ABAP
7 1 (0.93%) C
7 1 (0.93%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (0.93%) Java
7 1 (0.93%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.87%) Degree
3 1 (0.93%) CCNA
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.93%) MCSA
3 1 (0.93%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (1.87%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (14.02%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.35%) vSphere
4 9 (8.41%) Hyper-V
5 7 (6.54%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.93%) Docker
6 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (6.54%) SCCM
1 7 (6.54%) SCOM
1 7 (6.54%) SCOrch
2 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (2.80%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.80%) Plesk
3 1 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (41.12%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.08%) VMware
3 4 (3.74%) CheckPoint
3 4 (3.74%) CommVault
3 4 (3.74%) Oracle
4 3 (2.80%) Sage
4 3 (2.80%) Symantec
4 3 (2.80%) Tableau
5 2 (1.87%) Cisco
5 2 (1.87%) Infor
6 1 (0.93%) Ariba
6 1 (0.93%) Citrix
6 1 (0.93%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (0.93%) NetApp
6 1 (0.93%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (0.93%) SAP